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    I'm starting a levels this year and I was thinking about doing maths, biology and chemistry. At GCSE I got B in maths 6 C's and failed English language. I'm confident with maths and biology but unsure about chemistry as it sounds hard. I'm having to choose between chemistry and psychology. How much easier is psychology than chemistry? would my eng language grade put me at a disadvantage since you need to write essays in psychology? I'm dedicated to give it 100% so would I be able to cope with the chemistry or am I better of with psychology?
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    (Original post by X_365)
    I'm starting a levels this year and I was thinking about doing maths, biology and chemistry. At GCSE I got B in maths 6 C's and failed English language. I'm confident with maths and biology but unsure about chemistry as it sounds hard. I'm having to choose between chemistry and psychology. How much easier is psychology than chemistry? would my eng language grade put me at a disadvantage since you need to write essays in psychology? I'm dedicated to give it 100% so would I be able to cope with the chemistry or am I better of with psychology?
    This isn't something anyone can answer for you - only you will be able to tell if you'll be able to cope with chemistry. Personally I found chemistry easy but dull...so I didn't put the work into my coursework and came out with a low grade. Don't underestimate how much being interested in a subject will make it easier.

    Does your school offer the option to take 4 subjects in Yr12 and then drop one? Or even just for the first term to let you get an idea what A levels involve.
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    This isn't something anyone can answer for you - only you will be able to tell if you'll be able to cope with chemistry. Personally I found chemistry easy but dull...so I didn't put the work into my coursework and came out with a low grade. Don't underestimate how much being interested in a subject will make it easier.

    Does your school offer the option to take 4 subjects in Yr12 and then drop one? Or even just for the first term to let you get an idea what A levels involve.
    Never really thought of that but wouldn't it be a lot harder and thanks for your response.
 
 
 
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